Current data is through December 2019.

Exports: Misc. twine or cable

Misc. twine or cable, the No. 902 export by value totaled $2.49 million for the month of December, $35.76 million in 2019, and $44.76 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountry2019
1Mexico$10.88 M
2Canada$8.22 M
3South Korea$4 M
4Australia$1.4 M
5United Arab Emirates$1.26 M
6Singapore$1.01 M
7United Kingdom$761,226
8Qatar$703,519
9Hong Kong$496,234
10China$469,273
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U.S. exports of Misc. twine or cable decreased 20.11 percent through December 2019 to $35.76 million

U.S. exports of Misc. twine or cable decreased 20.11 percent from $44.76 million to $35.76 million in 2019 when compared to 2018, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 902 in 2019 among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 882 for the last full year with a total value of $44.76 million, a $17.95 million, 66.98 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through December of 2019 the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Australia and No. 5 United Arab Emirates. The leading gateways were No. 1 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 El Paso Border Crossing, Texas, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Port of New Orleans.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 South Korea, No. 4 Singapore and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Port Laredo, No. 4 Port of Seattle, Wash. and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – December 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $10,877,250
2Canada $8,222,198
3South Korea $4,004,186
4Australia $1,398,283
5United Arab Emirates $1,256,109
6Singapore $1,012,863
7United Kingdom $761,226
8Qatar $703,519
9Hong Kong $496,234
10China $469,273

January – December 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Seattle $1,378,417
2Atlanta/Savannah $1,243,644
3Low Value Shipments $1,123,924
4San Diego $1,076,178
5Laredo $1,072,965
6El Paso $1,032,051
7Miami $899,062
8Charleston $866,168
9Phoenix/Nogales $762,373
10Detroit $748,578

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five of 2019 were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports rose 0.66 percent compared to last year to $3.74 million.
  • Port Laredo fell 4.47 percent compared to last year to $3.53 million.
  • El Paso Border Crossing, Texas rose 18.5 percent compared to last year to $2.39 million.
  • Port of Long Beach rose 149.5 percent compared to last year to $2.12 million.
  • Port of New Orleans rose 94.35 percent compared to last year to $1.85 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Mexico decreased $2.3 million, 17.45 percent, (30.42 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $64,662, 0.78 percent, (23 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 South Korea decreased $1.38 million, 25.6 percent, (11.2 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Australia increased $683,192, 95.54 percent, (3.91 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Arab Emirates increased $801,299, 176.18 percent, (3.51 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 72.04 percent of all these Misc. twine or cable exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets in 2019. That is equal to $25.76 million of the $35.76 million total.

All totaled, 38.1 percent of all these Misc. twine or cable exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports in 2019. That is equal to $13.62 million of the $35.76 million total